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Entrance hall of Mar Lodge

Entrance hall of Mar Lodge

Last edited: 30th Mar

There will be a bar in the hall complex - Albert Hall for Saturday- Monday and Wednesday, Victoria Hall for Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

 

Saturday 30th – Thursday 3rd Evening meals by Sheridans 1800-2100 Albert Hall

 

Tickets for the following social activities will be available for sale at Registration on Saturday 29th and on the door at each event (if any remain unsold).

 

Sunday 30th evening – talk by Glyn Jones (ranger at Balmoral estate). 

Free but donations accepted for Braemar Mountain Rescue.

Location: Ballater Village Hall.  Mike Sheridan Room

 

Monday 31st evening Glen Tanar guided walk with Eric Baird (estate ranger). Free but donations accepted for Glen Tanar Charitable Trust (runs visitor centre)

Location: Glen Tanar visitor centre – park at Braeloine car park (grid reference NO 479 966) and walk across old military bridge.

 

Monday 31st evening – Whisky Tasting

£8 per over 18, under 18 allowed to listen but not drink!

Location: Ballater Village Hall.  Mike Sheridan Room

Tuesday 1st evening Ceilidh – with top local band Clachan Yell. £10 adult, £5 junior/student, £25 family (max 3 children).

Location: Ballater Village Hall. Victoria Hall

 

Wednesday 2nd evening - the Sprint Scotland team will put on an evening talk (provisionally 7-8pm) with a presentation on sprint orienteering, and also a Q&A session with (among others) Kris Jones - 4th place WOC sprint, sprint relay and relay 2016. Price £3 for seniors, £2 for juniors, students.

Location: Ballater Village Hall. Mike Sheridan Room

 

Wednesday 2nd National Trust for Scotland, Mar Lodge 1700-1900

Learn about the history and management of Mar Lodge Estate and have a look inside the decorated interior of the Lodge and the Stag Ballroom, not normally open to the public.

£5pp Tea/coffee and biscuits included. Children under 16 - free

Note, book directly with NTS - 01339 720164 (Rangers Office).

Location: details from NTS rangers.

 

Thursday 3rd evening Scottish music band £8 adult, £4 junior/student.

Location: Ballater Village Hall.  Victoria Hall

 

Thursday 3rd evening – Whisky Tasting

£8 per over 18, under 18 allowed to listen but not drink!

Location: Ballater Village Hall. Mike Sheridan Room

 

Friday 4th evening Pub Quiz with Grand Master Roberts MC-ing. £12 per team (up to 6 persons).

Ballater Village Hall.  Victoria Hall

 

Friday 4th Medieval Banquet – last few tickets remaining, contact or 07777 672 059 £35pp.

Location: Ballater Village Hall. Albert Hall & Mike Sheridan Room

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